North Carolina High School Basketball - Rocky River knocked off by IndependenceFebruary 8, 2013: Charlotte, NC 28227
The Independence Patriots basketball team scored 59 points and held the visiting Rocky River Ravens to 45 in the Patriots league triumph on Friday.
The Patriots now sport a 17-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Myers Park for a 4A Southwestern contest on Tuesday, February 12. Independence will meet a Mustangs team coming off a 81-77 league win over South Mecklenburg (Charlotte, NC). The Mustangs record now stands at 10-12.
The Ravens (8-13) will now prepare for their contest against Ardrey Kell (Charlotte, NC). The Knights enter the 4A Southwestern contest with a 19-3 record. In their last contest, Ardrey Kell ran past East Mecklenburg (Charlotte, NC), 58-45, in a league contest.